Monthly Archives: June 2017

How Big Is 1μm?

When designers and manufacturing companies specify surface finishes more often than not we’re talking in micrometres (µm), but what exactly is a µm? 1 µm is 0.001mm or one thousandth of one millimetre.  In other words it is a very … Continue reading

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The Reasons Why Super Finishing Enhances Component Performance

The Super Finishing removes the asperities that are inherent in the manufacturing process. By safely removing these microscopic peaks, the Super Finishing process leaves a much more uniform surface that reduces friction and allows for increased lubrication capability.  While the … Continue reading

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